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Light & public health: is dim lighting the #1 most overlooked cause of maternal morbidity?

November 11, 2016

Light & public health: is dim lighting the #1 most overlooked cause of maternal morbidity?

We talk a lot about water and public health-- but what about light?  How does a midwife assess blood loss, monitor labor, run a blood bank, check diagnostic instruments, suture or use color scales in the dark and without any power?


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